Lady Pirates’ district playoff set for Friday

Girls basketball
District 7-4A playoff for third place
Granbury (17-12, 9-5 in District 7-4A) vs. Arlington Heights (15-7, 9-5), 6:30 p.m. Friday, Chisholm Trail High School
Lady Pirates won at home in overtime 40-35, and Lady Jackets won on their court Tuesday, 38-37 on a 3-point basket at the buzzer. Granbury played Tuesday without freshman post Amber Strange, who had flu-like symptoms, but coach Leta Andrews said she is expected back Friday. The winner gets District 8-4A runner-up Burleson Centennial (21-7) in bidistrict early next week, while the loser draws 8-4A champion Cleburne (20-4).